Service Specialist

Job ID: R00098059

Category: Sales

Location: Christchurch, Canterbury

Service Specialist


Ecolab is the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services. Every day, we help make the world cleaner, safer and healthier – protecting people and vital resources.  A trusted partner at nearly three million customer locations, Ecolab is the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services that protect people and vital resources. Around the world, customers in foodservice, food processing, hospitality, healthcare, industrial, and oil and gas markets choose Ecolab products and services to keep their environment clean and safe, operate efficiently and achieve sustainability goals.

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity for a Service Specialist to join the Ecolab team servicing our customers in the Christchurch Region.  Reporting directly to the District Manager, you will be responsible for achieving budgeted service calls, providing service excellence to our customers and introducing new and improved systems, services and equipment to existing and new customers. 

Your Responsibilities:

  • Provide high quality pest elimination services to commercial job sites in a timely and professional manner
  • Professionally communicate pest solutions to customers and solve their pest problems
  • Efficiently manage your assigned route through scheduling, product and equipment inventory, collections, customer record maintenance and regular customer communication
  • Complete set client audits and reviews with instruction from their Manager
  • Assist the Local Manager in the alignment and deliver with Ecolab’s objectives
  • Assist clients to understand their responsibility in audit compliance and review the Pest Elimination service onsite before they are audit externally

By nature, you can demonstrate:

  • A drive for results, coupled with a superior customer focus
  • The ability to build strong relationships in a variety of situations, with the ability to articulate and communicate our value adding solutions
  • Working with minimal supervision and be a motivated self-starter
  • Been practically minded, with hands on experience
  • The capability to efficiently manage your assigned route through scheduling

Technically speaking you will have:

  • A full Pest Control Licence preferred but not essential as training will be provided
  • The ability to follow Ecolab’s pest elimination methods, procedures and protocols, complying with the Pest Elimination procedures manual
  • A full and valid driver’s licence

Life at ECOLAB

Our three behavioural shifts are People First, One United ANZ Ecolab Team and Owning the Outcome.   We believe the best teams are diverse and inclusive, there is a world of opportunity that can be found within our growing company, and delivering results and demonstrating teamwork, drives advancement.

Some of the Benefits You Can Enjoy:

  • Fully maintained vehicle
  • Development Opportunities
  • Discounted Health Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Health and Well Being Subsidy

How to apply

Click APPLY to submit your application. 

The preferred applicant will be subject to employment screening by Ecolab or by their external third-party provider.

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Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At Ecolab, we believe the best teams are diverse and inclusive, and we are on a journey to create a workplace where every associate can grow and achieve their best. We are committed to fair and equal treatment of associates and applicants. We recruit, hire, promote, transfer and provide opportunities for advancement on the basis of individual qualifications and job performance. In all matters affecting employment, compensation, benefits, working conditions, and opportunities for advancement, we will not discriminate against any associate or applicant for employment because of race, religion, color, creed, national origin, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expressions, genetic information, marital status, age, disability, or status as a covered veteran.

In addition, we are committed to furthering the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) through Affirmative Action (AA). Our goal is to fully utilize minority, female, disabled and covered veteran individuals at all levels of the workforce. Ecolab is a place where you can grow your career, own your future and impact what matters.

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A Day in the Life

Learn what it’s like to be a Pest Service Specialist from Kelsey as she shares her experience at Ecolab and what she loves most about her job.



Fortune World’s Most Admired Companies Ranked #3 in Chemicals Industry
2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies, 12th Consecutive Year
CR’s 100 Best Corporate Citizens, #8
The Best Employers for Diversity, #7 in Business Supplies & Services
World Environment Center’s 2018 Gold Medal for Sustainable Development
Military Times Best for Vets
Human Rights Campaign Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, 100% Corporate Equality Index
2017 North America Index

Benefits we offer

Ecolab strives to provide comprehensive and market-competitive benefits to meet the needs of our associates and their families.

We offer benefits to support our associates’ health and wellness, such as healthcare and time-away policies. We also offer benefits designed to promote our associates’ financial well-being, including short- and long-term financial incentives and retirement income and planning.

Specific offerings may vary by location. For more detailed information, please speak with your recruiter.

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My Impact Is...

…helping our food production customers maintain a pest-free environment.

…empowering the team to make safety a number one priority in their day-to-day life.

…ensuring Ecolab customers sustain a pest-free environment.